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  1. SV40

    SV40 is an abbreviation for Simian vacuolating virus 40 or Simian virus 40, a polyomavirus that is found in both monkeys and humans. Like other polyomaviruses, SV40 is a DNA virus that has the potential to cause tumors, but most often persists as a latent infection. SV40 became a highly controversial subject after it was revealed that millions were exposed to the virus after receiving a contaminated polio vaccine produced between 1955 and 1961.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sv40 in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sv40 in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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